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All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1440615 (stock #JJ3933)
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$295.00
A modernist cast sterling silver brooch in a stylized bird design by noted Mid Century silversmith Christian Schmidt, (1926-1974). Signed with his stylized 'S' hallmark and Sterling.

Measures 2" long and 1" across. Three dimensional curved design. Interesting contrast of dark textured patina on the sides and polished surfaces on the top.

Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Rollover clasp holds securely.

Fine example of studio mid century modern design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1269930 (stock #JJ1478)
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$195.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch by Hans Hansen, Denmark. Measures about 1 3/4" across and 1 3/8" tall. Marked with the conjoined HH, 110 for the design number, Denmark and 925S. Has a rollover safety clasp which holds tightly. In nice condition with very minor surface scratches. Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1428281 (stock #JJ3406)
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$225.00
A mid century modernist three dimensional sterling silver brooch in the shape of an abstract cello. Very similar to the iconic Paul Lobel design. Unsigned.

Measures 3 1/4" long and 1 1/8" at the widest. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Well constructed. Has some minor surface scratches and some tarnish.

Fine design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1960 item #1418933 (stock #JJ3650)
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$325.00
A sterling silver brooch #363 by Georg Jensen, designed by Ibe Dahlquist.

Measures about 1 1/4" in diameter. Marked Georg Jensen in a dotted oval, 925S, Denmark, and style #363. Has a three dimensional design.

Rollover safety clasp holds securely. In fine condition with some minor surface scratches and some tarnish.

Wonderful example of modern Danish design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1960 item #1326640 (stock #JJ2054)
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$475.00
A vintage brooch by William Spratling. Known as his Faceted Obsidian Arrow Brooch from the 1950's. Measures 2 3/8" high and 1 3/8" across. Marked on the back with the WS script square signature and Eagle #3. Has a rollover safety clasp which holds securely. Has a little tarnish. A rare piece of Spratling jewelry.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1345327 (stock #JJ2309)
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$395.00
A modernist sterling silver brooch by noted NYC mid century jeweler, Sam Kramer, in a stylized 'V' shape with a central copper textured cabochon. Has a three dimensional design. Measures 2 5/8"long and 1 1/2" high. Marked with Sam Kramer's mushroom mark and sterling. Rollover safety clasp holds securely. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. There is a slight bend at one corner, not sure if it is original. Great MCM design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1394565 (stock #JJ3318)
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$160.00
A very unusual brooch constructed of a branch of exotic wood layered with sterling silver and adorned with pearls.

Measures 2 1/2" long and 1" at the widest. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Fine condition. Well crafted, warm patina.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1392960 (stock #JJ3099)
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$145.00
A three dimensional sterling silver brooch in what looks like a smiling lips design by Elis Kauppi for Kupittaan Kulta of Finland.

This modernist brooch measures 2 3/8" across and 1/2" high. Marked with Kauppi's anvil mark, Sterling and Finland. Has an earlier style trombone clasp which holds securely. Fine condition, has minor tarnish.

Wonderful example of Scandinavian modernist jewelry.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1940 item #1410087 (stock #JJ3547)
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$135.00
A vintage sterling silver hand wrought brooch with two layers of silver and an oval cabochon. Could be a stone or art glass. Has some inclusions and a pattern underneath.

Measures 1 3/4" long and 1 1/2" across. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Has some minor crimping which looks original. The bottom layer has some oxidation for a contrasting effect. There are some minor surface scratches.

Classic Arts and Crafts design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1940 item #1454639 (stock #JJ4151)
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$595.00
An early Danish Skonvirke 826 silver brooch signed BH and with a dragonfly for Bernard Hertz, Copenhagen 1893-1937. He was a silversmith who was well known for his early Skonvirke designs.

Measures 2 7/8" long and 2 3/8" at the widest. Has a round bezel set green stone cabochon, maybe Chrysoprase, at the bottom and a larger bezel set oval darker green cabochon at the top.

Marked 826, BH in a rectangle, and with an impressed dragonfly mark on the back. 826 was the silver standard used in D...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1257676 (stock #JJ1384)
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$185.00
A vintage modernist sterling silver brooch designed by Erling Christoffersen for Norway Designs Plus. Looks like a stylized butterfly. Measures 1 1/2" across and 1 1/4" high. Has an earlier 'C' clasp. Marked with ND, 925S, Sterling and the Plus sign. Has a dark patina but could be polished up if you choose. Some minor surface scratches. Great example of Scandinavian modernist design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1960 item #1332829 (stock #JB104)
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$225.00
A well crafted, large sterling silver brooch by Albino Manca in an Arts and Crafts design. Measures about 2 5/8" across and 2 1/8" tall. Marked Hand Wrought, Sterling, A. Manca. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Warm patina, nice condition.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1980 item #1357754 (stock #JJ2577)
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$195.00
A vintage sterling silver brooch or pendant with a round rhodochrosite (probably), cabochon by David Andersen, designed by Marianne Berg. Marked on the back, UNI D-A 925S, INV MB. Measures 1 1/2" across. Has a rollover clasp which holds securely. In fine condition with minor surface scratches. Has a large bale so could be worn on a thicker chain or neck ring. Pretty rose colored stone.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1950 item #1399281 (stock #JJ3487)
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$145.00
A sterling silver hand wrought brooch by New York City jeweler, Jo Michels who was active in the 1940's through the 1950's.

This brooch, in a foliage design, measures 2 1/8" long and 1" across. Signed Jo Michels Sterling on the back. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely. Fine condition with some patina.

Unusual design for this artist.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1290917 (stock #JJ1666)
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$265.00
An organic mid century modern brooch by the American studio jeweler, Paul Miller. This brooch, executed in sterling silver with an interesting marbleized stone, measures 2 7/8" long and 1 1/2" at the widest. Marked Sterling, Paul Miller on the back. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds tightly. Has a little tarnish and a few minor surface scratches. Very fine example of his work.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Pre 1970 item #1463174 (stock #JJ2317/4365)
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$400.00
A pair of vintage modernist sterling silver pieces by the noted Mid Century silversmiths from Norway, Else & Paul Hughes: a combination brooch/pendant and/or a 'U' shaped brooch. Else Berntsen and Paul Hughes were part of the Studio Silver Movement in Norway in the early 1960's.

These pieces may be purchased separately or as a pair.

The smaller one can be worn as a brooch or pendant. It is made of oxidized textured sterling and measures 1 3/4" across and 1 7/8" high. Has a large bale so can...

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1980 item #1432263 (stock #JJ3802)
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$265.00
A sterling silver hand wrought brooch by the mid century modernist studio jeweler, Ruth Berridge, (1921-2004).

Has nine cascading dangles with balls at each end for a multidimensional effect. Measures about 1 3/4" across and 1" high.

Signed © Berridge, Hand Made and Sterling on the back. Rollover clasp holds securely. Fine condition with minor surface scratches and a some tarnish.

Interesting kinetic design.

All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1400546 (stock #JJ3420)
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$165.00
A modernist Sterling Silver brooch by Ed Levin in a figure eight design with a coral and pearl bead.

Measures 1 5/8" long and 1/2" wide. Marked LEVIN and Sterling. This is an earlier mark. Mid 20th Century. Fine condition. Has a rollover clasp that holds securely.

Classic MCM design.